Varanasi shopping

Top Choice Fashion & Accessories in Varanasi

Baba Blacksheep

If the deluge of traveller enthusiasm is anything to go by, this is one of the most trustworthy, non-pushy shops in India. Indeed it is one of the best places you'll find for silks (scarves/saris from ₹500/4000) and…
Fashion & Accessories in Varanasi

Paraslakshmi Exports

Owner Harish is scrupulously honest in explaining the differing qualities of the silk scarves, hand-made Ladakhi pashmina shawls and bed spreads. Prices are fixed, credit cards are accepted and shipping can be arran…
Fashion & Accessories in Varanasi

Mehrotra Silk Factory

Tucked away down a tiny alleyway near the main train station, this pocket-sized, fixed-priced shop is a fun place to buy silk scarves (from ₹400), saris (from ₹3000) and bedspread sets (from ₹9000). The Lal Ghat loc…
Fashion & Accessories in Varanasi

Mehrotra Silk Factory

In a labyrinth of alleys behind Lal Ghat, this fixed-price shop, its floor cushioned for seating, offers fine silks for fair prices. Products are as small as a scarf or as big as a bedcover. There's another branch n…
Books in Varanasi

Harmony Book Shop

The best bookshop in Varanasi, with a particularly good selection of titles on Varanasi and the Mughals.
Clothing in Varanasi

Learn for Life Shop

This small shop sells Italian-designed, locally made clothing, natural cosmetics and cookies from nearby Brown Bread Bakery. A branch is attached to Vegan & Raw restaurant.
Clothing in Varanasi

Learn for Life Shop

This small NGO shop attached to Vegan & Raw Restaurant sells Italian-designed, locally made clothing, natural cosmetics, baked cookies and organic foods.